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Results 1 - 7 of 7 for Hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer type 6
  1. Colorectal Cancer Screening From the National Institutes of Health (National Cancer Institute)  
    ... conditions , such as familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) and hereditary nonpolyposis colon cancer (HNPCC; Lynch Syndrome). Colorectal Cancer Screening Tests are used to screen for different types of cancer. Some screening tests are used because ...
  2. ... endometrial (uterine lining), and other cancers Lynch syndrome (hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer) Genes: MSH2, MLH1, MSH6, PMS2, EPCAM Related cancer types: Colorectal, endometrial, ovarian, renal pelvis , pancreatic, small intestine, ...
  3. ... with HNPCC are also at risk for other types of cancer, including cancer of the uterus, stomach, bladder, kidney, and ovary. (See "Lynch syndrome (hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer): Clinical manifestations and diagnosis" .) Inflammatory bowel disease — ...
  4. Colorectal Cancer Prevention From the National Institutes of Health (National Cancer Institute)  
    ... of colorectal cancer. Inherited risk The risk of colorectal cancer is increased when certain gene changes linked to familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) or hereditary nonpolyposis colon cancer (HNPCC or Lynch Syndrome) are inherited . ...
  5. General Information about Rectal Cancer From the National Institutes of Health (National Cancer Institute)  
    ... conditions , such as familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) and hereditary nonpolyposis colon cancer (HNPCC or Lynch syndrome). Having a personal history of any of the following: Colorectal cancer . Polyps (small pieces of bulging tissue ) in ...
  6. ... caused by inherited mutations in the PTEN gene. Hereditary nonpolyposis colon cancer Women with this syndrome have a ... lifetime risk of ovarian cancer in women with hereditary nonpolyposis colon cancer (HNPCC) is about 10%. Up to ...
  7. Treatment Option Overview (Colon Cancer) From the National Institutes of Health (National Cancer Institute)  
    ... only to patients who have not started treatment. Six types of standard treatment are used: Surgery Surgery (removing ...